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All book sales are cancelled until further notice.

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The Friends are not accepting donations at this time.


All book sales are canceled until further notice.


Beginning March 15, all Contra Costa County Libraries will close as a precaution to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

The Friends of the Library sponsors vital Library Programs


(Science Tech Engineering Arts, and Math)

  • Maker Mondays
  • Super Slime Lab
  • Tiny Terrariums
  • Junkyard Derby
  • Flight Night
  • Tinkers and Thinkers Faire - Engaging over 1000 participants with innovative ideas and inventions!




Pop up Programs for Teens: To stimulate our after school crowds, the Friends funded materials to engage youth with crafts, games, technology and more.

Comic Book Night: inspiring young artists and readers with live demos, costumed characters, games, and free comic giveaways.

Concert Series: Live music ranging from jazz to international styles for adult listeners.

Pajama Yoga: evening stories and stretches for young families

Family Nights: monthly shows including live music, magic, and puppet shows

Gingerbread City: our annual winter holiday event drawing over 800 children and families


Over 500 books for collections serving all ages

Pleasant Hill Reads: Friends purchased copies of First Rule of Punk for our annual citywide read which reached 4,000 households in town

Summer Reading Program: extending learning throughout the summer, Friends funded hundreds of prize books for SRP participants.


The latest on the Oak Park Properties project


Councilmembers Harris and Noack, Supervisor Mitchoff to speak about old and new Pleasant Hill Library

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Mayor Flaherty Addresses FoPHL Annual Meeting Crowd

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